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United Way plans hybrid in-person and virtual summit

“While the pandemic forced the world to embrace virtual settings, there is still an energy and excitement that comes from being at an in-person event,” Tom Gabriel, president and CEO of United Way of Westchester and Putnam told the Business Journal.

Junk ‘king’ honored for pandemic-era altruism

McCabe is planning to be "more involved with community engagement-type events."

Wegmans highlights community involvement prior to store opening Aug. 5

With the long-anticipated opening of its store in Harrison set for Aug. 5, Wegmans today pledged to be a good neighbor and continue supporting...

UWWP hosts Take a Walk in Her Shoes

The financial editor of NBC’s “Today” show Jean Chatzky told the audience at the United Way’s Women’s Leadership Council’s breakfast that women were doing...

Eversource Energy supports its neighbors

In Connecticut, 30 percent of households (407,000) have earnings just above the federal poverty rate and struggle each month to make ends meet.

Report: 40 percent of CT households struggling to meet basic necessities

United Way also warned that the rise of the gig economy has created an environment with "limited job security, no benefits, fluctuating hours and unreliable wages."

United Way’s Neighbors Helping Neighbors grants

United Way of Coastal Fairfield County recently awarded its 2018 Neighbors Helping Neighbors grants.

United Way promotes thinking about change

United Way held a daylong summit for nonprofit thinking and change.

United Way event raises $100K

The funds are to help support the organization’s programs in Westchester and Putnam.

United Way honors Boies couple and IBM at Thursday gala

Unted Way of Westchester and Putnam's Gatsby-themed Spring Gala will be Thursday night at Doral Arrowwood in Rye Brook.

United Way report shows strong economy masks financially-stressed Westchester households

Westchester’s very economic success makes it harder for a large segment of the population to survive.

Community banks aid nonprofits fighting for survival

Shrinking donations and increased competition have left the county's nearly 6,000 nonprofits scrambling.

United Way of Westchester and Putnam shifts focus areas

The organization's efforts will center on moving individuals toward self-sufficiency, which it defines as being able to work to meet one’s basic needs.

NBCUniversal teams with United Way for Stamford kids’ event

The annual “Business-to-Books” read-a-thon will visit 12 Stamford elementary schools this spring.